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"With FeneTech, we're seeing real benefits in the insights into our business, including inventory, job costs, and productivity." - Shawn Guthrie, Carriage House Door
Midway knew they needed to customize certain features and find an effective tracking and shipping system. It didn’t take long to realize that FeneVision was the whole package.
Historic masterpiece was among first to be specified with ultra-clear glass in the 1930s
In this sleek building, acid-etched glass at Volvo’s new dealership optimizes natural daylight to create a welcoming, well-designed space.
After a construction phase of about one year, HEGLA Corp. has officially opened its new headquarters in Stockbridge, Henry County in the State of Georgia (USA).
Architects can minimize costs related to bird safe glass design rules with smart decisions in the planning phase.
SOLARBAN, STARPHIRE glasses integral to one of world’s “most stunning” libraries
New board officers and returning board members also announced for 2020-21 term.
To address the global challenge of birds colliding with glass in buildings, Eastman, manufacturer of Saflex® PVB interlayers for architectural applications, proudly announces a collaboration with Rouven Seidler, founder of SEEN AG.
Presented by Bill Lingnell, FGIA Technical Consultant, this webinar will introduce attendees to the IGMA Technical Binder, which includes information required to successfully fabricate a quality insulating glass unit.
Great design requires great glass knowledge. Continue your journey with Vitro.
New addition showcases acid-etched, solar control low-e glass by Walker Glass and Vitro Glass to provide views, bird-safety, energy performance.
All course segments and certification exams for one of FGIA’s flagship education programs has launched and is now available.
Those participating in the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) Virtual Fall Conference heard from an architect and engineer about commercial design trends.
The Glass Insider Education webinar series continues this week with Walker Glass Company Ltd's presentation "Bird Friendly Glazing and Challenges" on Friday, October 23 at 2PM EST.
Registration for the third installment of the Leadership Development Program from the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) is now open, with the first session taking place in January.

Articles

This is the second part of a true story from an IT Vendor dealing with a phishing attack at a small contracting firm, “ABC Contracting”.
What is phishing and how do you know when you make be the victim of it? AJ Piscitelli, PMP gives a real life example in his most recent blog post. Stay tuned for more real life examples!
Two plus two does not equal one!
Traditional uses of glass have been reinvented by two architectural firms, who artfully use glass and interlayers to achieve very different design goals.
According to the American Bird Conservancy (ABC), glass collisions claim the lives of up to a billion birds annually in the U.S.
For over four thousand years, the lustrous, hard, and inert characteristics of glass have made it one of the world’s most desirable and frequently used building materials.
This paper explores the statistical basis and methodology for the derivation of the Munich climatic load parameters, applying it to climate data for each ASHRAE climate zone in the United States.
New Technical Document (TD) reviews glass surface decontamination—and what makes glass ideal for physical separation and other applications.
It is estimated that 100 million to 1 billion birds a year perish due to collisions with glass.(1-2) In North America, some communities have enacted legislation aimed at protecting birds by calling for the design and installation of birdsafe glazing.
Structural, architectural and installation demands must all be considered in glass structures. The best solutions do not form a compromise between these demands but integrate them into one solution.
Does it feel like your workers just don’t get it? That no matter what you say or do, the mistakes and remakes just keep happening—or get worse?
When designing with glass, there are a wide range of options to choose from to create a truly unique project.

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Trex Commercial Products
Diamon-Fusion International, Inc.
Diamon-Fusion International, Inc.
Diamon-Fusion International, Inc.